Leon Andrew Muresan, 62, of Hilo, formerly of California, died Feb. 16 at home. Born in Bolton, England, he was a retired water treatment operator for the state of California. Private services. Condolences to Vicki Muresan, P.O. Box 1529, Hilo, HI 96721. Survived by wife Vicki Muresan of Hilo; son Brandon (Kimberly) Muresan of California; daughter Faith Muresan of California; brother Alec Muresan of California; sisters Vanda Moore and Sylvia Pani of Nevada. Arrangements by Dodo Mortuary.
Dr. James Arthur Taren, 89, of Waimea died Feb. 21. Born in Toledo, Ohio, he was a retired neurosurgeon and U.S. military veteran. Survived by wife Suzy Chen. Arrangements by A Hui Hou Crematory &Funeral Home of West Hawaii.